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ZIP Code 70559

Primary City:Morse, LA (View All Cities)
County: Acadia Parish
Timezone: Central (6:00am)
Area code: 337 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.1, -92.5
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 70559

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 70559. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 70559. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 70559, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Morse, LA
Acceptable:
Midland

Stats and Demographics for the 70559 ZIP Code

ZIP code 70559 is located in southwest Louisiana and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 70559 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 70559 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,943
Population Density 36 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,221
Median Home Value $85,500
Land Area 82.25 sq mi
Water Area 0.67 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,064
Median Household Income $37,875

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male110111129111898390901061271068891534731914
Female951091051168491859510410912393765652252119
Total20522023422717317417518521023622918116710999563033

Gender

 Male 1,485 50%
 Female 1,458 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,849 96.8%
 Black Or African American 56 1.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 28 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner261001622181811235824
Renter18453326241673
Total441451952442051396527

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 618 58%
 Single Guardian 195 18%
 Singles 205 19%
 Singles With Roommate 46 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 636 60%
 Households with Kids 428 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2520242227211625222621253126262124251522
Female1822172429211320262117222322262621251814
Total4342414656422945484738475448524745503336

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 70559 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 70559 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 70559 real estate data, the median home value of $85,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 70559. Rentals in 70559 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 70559 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,935 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 384 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 508 42%
 Renter Occupied Households 172 14%
 Households Vacant 157 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 18 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 14 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 22%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 84 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 27 23%
 2 Bedroom 56 48%
 3+ Bedroom 34 29%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $37,875 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 70559 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 70559. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 469 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 499 29%
 No Earnings 727 43%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 469 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 499 29%
 No Earnings 727 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 740 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 22 3%
 Worked at Home 36 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 245 34%
 High School Graduate 442 61%
 Associate's degree 8 1%
 Bachelor's degree 16 2%
 Master's degree 16 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 409 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 46 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 80 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 70559

ZIP Code 70559 is in the Acadia Parish School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 70559.

Morse Elementary School
200 Wisconsin St
Morse, LA 70559
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Acadia Parish School District
Midland High School
735 South Crocker
Midland, LA 70559
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Acadia Parish School District

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